Thursday Hot Reads: ETFs Going To Pot?

The WEED fund is just a matter of time, gold mining ETFs lose luster, hedge fund could learn from ETFs.
Reviewed by: Staff
Edited by: Staff

Here's what we are reading this morning:

Possible High Times For ETFs (Benzinga)
Is a marijuana ETF a possibility for the near future?

ETFs Add Noise To The Market (ValueWalk)
Professor at  Ohio State University talks about the upside and downside of ETFs.

Ameritrade's Top ETF Trends (Barrons)
The discount brokerage breaks down the major trends it sees within its client base. 

Gold & Mining ETFs Trend Downward After Rate Hike (Investor's Business Daily)
Signs of improving economy ding precious metals.

End Of The Road For MLPs? (ETF Daily News)
The problems with the MLP structure.

What Hedge Funds Can Learn From ETFs (Traders Magazine)
Clue: It's about marketing, not investing.

Why So Many Active ETF Managers Underperform (MarketWatch)
Active shares: Are your funds active enough? 

How To Profit from Rising Rates With ETFs (Zacks)
Here are some rate-friendly sectors.

ETF Watch: Hartford Cuts Fund Fees (
Firm trims costs on four of its five exchange-traded funds. is the single source for ETF intelligence. We provide real-time ETF news and analysis to educate investors and drive financial knowledge in the space. Our personalized and accurate information, alongside industry-leading financial tools, are depended upon to develop winning investment and financial decisions. At, we strive to serve both the individual investor as well as the professional financial advisor to educate and grow the ETF community.